Abstract

The propagation properties of coherently combined truncated laser beam arrays with beam distortions through non-Kolmogorov turbulence are studied in detail both analytically and numerically. The analytical expressions for the average intensity and the beam width of coherently combined truncated laser beam arrays with beam distortions propagating through turbulence are derived based on the combination of statistical optics methods and the extended Huygens–Fresnel principle. The effect of beam distortions, such as amplitude modulation and phase fluctuation, is studied by numerical examples. The numerical results reveal that phase fluctuations have significant influence on the spreading of coherently combined truncated laser beam arrays in non-Kolmogorov turbulence, and the effects of the phase fluctuations can be negligible as long as the phase fluctuations are controlled under a certain level, i.e., a>0.05 for the situation considered in the paper. Furthermore, large phase fluctuations can convert the beam distribution rapidly to a Gaussian form, vary the spreading, weaken the optimum truncation effects, and suppress the dependence of spreading on the parameters of the non-Kolmogorov turbulence.

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J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, P. Epp, D. Hammons, H. Komine, M. Weber, and M. Wickham, “Coherently coupled high power fiber arrays,” Proc. SPIE 6102, 61020U (2006).
[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

2005

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[CrossRef]

A. Zilberman, E. Golbraikh, and N. S. Kopeika, “Lidar studies of aerosols and non-Kolmogorov turbulence in the Mediterranean troposphere,” Proc. SPIE 5987, 598702 (2005).
[CrossRef]

2003

2000

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

D. Ding and X. Liu, “Approximate description for Bessel, Bessel-Gauss, and Gaussian beams with finite aperture,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 16, 1286–1293 (1999).
[CrossRef]

1997

B. Lü and B. Zhang, “Propagation and focusing of laser beams with amplitude modulations and phase fluctuations,” Opt. Commun. 135, 361–368 (1997).
[CrossRef]

1995

R. R. Beland, “Some aspects of propagation through weak isotropic non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Proc. SPIE 2375A, 1111–1126 (1995).
[CrossRef]

B. E. Stribling, B. M. Welsh, and M. C. Roggemann, “Optical propagation in non-Kolmogorov atmospheric turbulence,” Proc. SPIE 2471, 181–196 (1995).
[CrossRef]

1992

1985

1982

D. S. Elliott, R. Roy, and S. J. Smith, “Extracavity laser band-shaped and bandwidth modification,” Phys. Rev. A 26, 12–18 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Anderegg, J.

G. D. Goodno, C. P. Asman, J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, D. Hammonsm, H. Injeyan, H. Komine, J. W. H. Long, M. McClellan, S. J. McNaught, S. Redmond, R. Simpson, J. Sollee, M. Weber, W. S. Benjamin, and M. Wickham, “Brightness-scaling potential of actively coherently combined solid-state laser arrays,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 13, 460–472 (2007).
[CrossRef]

J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, P. Epp, D. Hammons, H. Komine, M. Weber, and M. Wickham, “Coherently coupled high power fiber arrays,” Proc. SPIE 6102, 61020U (2006).
[CrossRef]

Andrews, L. C.

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free-space optical system performance for laser beam propagationthrough non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Eng. 47, 026003 (2008).
[CrossRef]

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free space optical system performance for laser beam propagation through non Kolmogorov turbulence for uplink and downlink paths,” Proc. SPIE 6708, 670803 (2007).
[CrossRef]

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Angle of arrival fluctuations for free space laser beam propagation through non Kolmogorov turbulence,” Proc. SPIE 6551, 65510E (2007).
[CrossRef]

L. C. Andrews and R. L. Phillips, Laser Beam Propagation through Random Media, 2nd ed. (SPIE, 2005).

Asman, C. P.

G. D. Goodno, C. P. Asman, J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, D. Hammonsm, H. Injeyan, H. Komine, J. W. H. Long, M. McClellan, S. J. McNaught, S. Redmond, R. Simpson, J. Sollee, M. Weber, W. S. Benjamin, and M. Wickham, “Brightness-scaling potential of actively coherently combined solid-state laser arrays,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 13, 460–472 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Augst, S. J.

Baker, J. T.

Baykal, Y.

X. Ji, H. T. Eyyuboğlu, and Y. Baykal, “Influence of turbulence on the effective radius of curvature of radial Gaussian array beams,” Opt. Express 18, 6922–6928 (2010).
[CrossRef]

X. Li, X. Ji, H. T. Eyyuboglu, and Y. Baykal, “Turbulence distance of radial Gaussian Schell-model array beams,” Appl. Phys. B 98, 557–565 (2010).
[CrossRef]

H. T. Eyyuboglu, Y. Baykal, E. Sermutlu, O. Korotkova, and Y. Cai, “Scintillation index of modified Bessel–Gaussian beams propagating in turbulent media,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 26, 387–394 (2009).
[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

Y. Cai, Y. Chen, H. T. Eyyuboglu, and Y. Baykal, “Propagation of laser array beams in a turbulent atmosphere,” Appl. Phys. B 88, 467–475 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Beland, R. R.

R. R. Beland, “Some aspects of propagation through weak isotropic non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Proc. SPIE 2375A, 1111–1126 (1995).
[CrossRef]

Belen’kii, M. S.

M. S. Belen’kii, S. J. Kars, and C. L. Osmon, “Experimental evidence of the effects of non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Proc. SPIE 3749, 50–51 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Benham, V.

Benjamin, W. S.

G. D. Goodno, C. P. Asman, J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, D. Hammonsm, H. Injeyan, H. Komine, J. W. H. Long, M. McClellan, S. J. McNaught, S. Redmond, R. Simpson, J. Sollee, M. Weber, W. S. Benjamin, and M. Wickham, “Brightness-scaling potential of actively coherently combined solid-state laser arrays,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 13, 460–472 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Brosnan, S.

G. D. Goodno, C. P. Asman, J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, D. Hammonsm, H. Injeyan, H. Komine, J. W. H. Long, M. McClellan, S. J. McNaught, S. Redmond, R. Simpson, J. Sollee, M. Weber, W. S. Benjamin, and M. Wickham, “Brightness-scaling potential of actively coherently combined solid-state laser arrays,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 13, 460–472 (2007).
[CrossRef]

J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, P. Epp, D. Hammons, H. Komine, M. Weber, and M. Wickham, “Coherently coupled high power fiber arrays,” Proc. SPIE 6102, 61020U (2006).
[CrossRef]

Cai, Y.

F. Cheng and Y. Cai, “Propagation factor of a truncated partially coherent flat-topped beam in turbulent atmosphere,” Opt. Commun. 284, 30–37 (2011).
[CrossRef]

S. Zhu and Y. Cai, “M2-factor of a truncated electromagnetic Gaussian Schell-model beam,” Appl. Phys. B 103, 971–984 (2011).
[CrossRef]

H. T. Eyyuboglu, Y. Baykal, E. Sermutlu, O. Korotkova, and Y. Cai, “Scintillation index of modified Bessel–Gaussian beams propagating in turbulent media,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 26, 387–394 (2009).
[CrossRef]

H. T. Eyyuboglu, Y. Cai, and Y. Baykal, “Spectral shifts of general beams in turbulent media,” J. Opt. A 10, 015005 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Y. Cai, Y. Chen, H. T. Eyyuboglu, and Y. Baykal, “Propagation of laser array beams in a turbulent atmosphere,” Appl. Phys. B 88, 467–475 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Y. Cai and S. He, “Average intensity and spreading of an elliptical Gaussian beam propagating in a turbulent atmosphere,” Opt. Lett. 31, 568–570 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Cang, J.

Chen, Y.

Y. Cai, Y. Chen, H. T. Eyyuboglu, and Y. Baykal, “Propagation of laser array beams in a turbulent atmosphere,” Appl. Phys. B 88, 467–475 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Cheng, F.

F. Cheng and Y. Cai, “Propagation factor of a truncated partially coherent flat-topped beam in turbulent atmosphere,” Opt. Commun. 284, 30–37 (2011).
[CrossRef]

Cheung, E. C.

E. C. Cheung, J. G. Ho, G. D. Goodno, R. R. Rice, J. Rothenberg, P. Thielen, M. Weber, and M. Wickham, “Diffractive-optics-based beam combination of a phase-locked fiber laser array,” Opt. Lett. 33, 354–356 (2008).
[CrossRef]

G. D. Goodno, C. P. Asman, J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, D. Hammonsm, H. Injeyan, H. Komine, J. W. H. Long, M. McClellan, S. J. McNaught, S. Redmond, R. Simpson, J. Sollee, M. Weber, W. S. Benjamin, and M. Wickham, “Brightness-scaling potential of actively coherently combined solid-state laser arrays,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 13, 460–472 (2007).
[CrossRef]

J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, P. Epp, D. Hammons, H. Komine, M. Weber, and M. Wickham, “Coherently coupled high power fiber arrays,” Proc. SPIE 6102, 61020U (2006).
[CrossRef]

Cui, Z.

Culpepper, M. A.

Dang, A.

Dayton, D.

Ding, D.

Dogariu, A.

Doktorov, E. V.

Elliott, D. S.

D. S. Elliott, R. Roy, and S. J. Smith, “Extracavity laser band-shaped and bandwidth modification,” Phys. Rev. A 26, 12–18 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Epp, P.

J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, P. Epp, D. Hammons, H. Komine, M. Weber, and M. Wickham, “Coherently coupled high power fiber arrays,” Proc. SPIE 6102, 61020U (2006).
[CrossRef]

Eyyuboglu, H. T.

X. Ji, H. T. Eyyuboğlu, and Y. Baykal, “Influence of turbulence on the effective radius of curvature of radial Gaussian array beams,” Opt. Express 18, 6922–6928 (2010).
[CrossRef]

X. Li, X. Ji, H. T. Eyyuboglu, and Y. Baykal, “Turbulence distance of radial Gaussian Schell-model array beams,” Appl. Phys. B 98, 557–565 (2010).
[CrossRef]

H. T. Eyyuboglu, Y. Baykal, E. Sermutlu, O. Korotkova, and Y. Cai, “Scintillation index of modified Bessel–Gaussian beams propagating in turbulent media,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 26, 387–394 (2009).
[CrossRef]

H. T. Eyyuboglu, Y. Cai, and Y. Baykal, “Spectral shifts of general beams in turbulent media,” J. Opt. A 10, 015005 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Y. Cai, Y. Chen, H. T. Eyyuboglu, and Y. Baykal, “Propagation of laser array beams in a turbulent atmosphere,” Appl. Phys. B 88, 467–475 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Fan, T. Y.

S. J. Augst, J. K. Ranka, T. Y. Fan, and A. Sanchez, “Beam combining of ytterbium fiber amplifiers,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 24, 1707–1715 (2007).
[CrossRef]

T. Y. Fan, “Laser beam combining for high-power, high-radiance sources,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 11, 567–577 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Ferrero, V.

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free-space optical system performance for laser beam propagationthrough non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Eng. 47, 026003 (2008).
[CrossRef]

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free space optical system performance for laser beam propagation through non Kolmogorov turbulence for uplink and downlink paths,” Proc. SPIE 6708, 670803 (2007).
[CrossRef]

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Angle of arrival fluctuations for free space laser beam propagation through non Kolmogorov turbulence,” Proc. SPIE 6551, 65510E (2007).
[CrossRef]

Golbraikh, E.

A. Zilberman, E. Golbraikh, and N. S. Kopeika, “Lidar studies of aerosols and non-Kolmogorov turbulence in the Mediterranean troposphere,” Proc. SPIE 5987, 598702 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Gonglewski, J.

Goodno, G. D.

E. C. Cheung, J. G. Ho, G. D. Goodno, R. R. Rice, J. Rothenberg, P. Thielen, M. Weber, and M. Wickham, “Diffractive-optics-based beam combination of a phase-locked fiber laser array,” Opt. Lett. 33, 354–356 (2008).
[CrossRef]

G. D. Goodno, C. P. Asman, J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, D. Hammonsm, H. Injeyan, H. Komine, J. W. H. Long, M. McClellan, S. J. McNaught, S. Redmond, R. Simpson, J. Sollee, M. Weber, W. S. Benjamin, and M. Wickham, “Brightness-scaling potential of actively coherently combined solid-state laser arrays,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 13, 460–472 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Guo, H.

Hammons, D.

J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, P. Epp, D. Hammons, H. Komine, M. Weber, and M. Wickham, “Coherently coupled high power fiber arrays,” Proc. SPIE 6102, 61020U (2006).
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J. E. Kansky, C. X. Yu, D. V. Murphy, S. E. Shaw, R. C. Lawrence, and C. Higgs, “Beam control of a 2D polarization maintaining fiber optic phased array with high-fiber count,” Proc. SPIE 6306, 63060G (2006).
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G. D. Goodno, C. P. Asman, J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, D. Hammonsm, H. Injeyan, H. Komine, J. W. H. Long, M. McClellan, S. J. McNaught, S. Redmond, R. Simpson, J. Sollee, M. Weber, W. S. Benjamin, and M. Wickham, “Brightness-scaling potential of actively coherently combined solid-state laser arrays,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 13, 460–472 (2007).
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J. E. Kansky, C. X. Yu, D. V. Murphy, S. E. Shaw, R. C. Lawrence, and C. Higgs, “Beam control of a 2D polarization maintaining fiber optic phased array with high-fiber count,” Proc. SPIE 6306, 63060G (2006).
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G. D. Goodno, C. P. Asman, J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, D. Hammonsm, H. Injeyan, H. Komine, J. W. H. Long, M. McClellan, S. J. McNaught, S. Redmond, R. Simpson, J. Sollee, M. Weber, W. S. Benjamin, and M. Wickham, “Brightness-scaling potential of actively coherently combined solid-state laser arrays,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 13, 460–472 (2007).
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Lawrence, R. C.

J. E. Kansky, C. X. Yu, D. V. Murphy, S. E. Shaw, R. C. Lawrence, and C. Higgs, “Beam control of a 2D polarization maintaining fiber optic phased array with high-fiber count,” Proc. SPIE 6306, 63060G (2006).
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G. D. Goodno, C. P. Asman, J. Anderegg, S. Brosnan, E. C. Cheung, D. Hammonsm, H. Injeyan, H. Komine, J. W. H. Long, M. McClellan, S. J. McNaught, S. Redmond, R. Simpson, J. Sollee, M. Weber, W. S. Benjamin, and M. Wickham, “Brightness-scaling potential of actively coherently combined solid-state laser arrays,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 13, 460–472 (2007).
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